Status
In Progress
Material Class
Polymers
specific materials
Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET)
Polypropylene (PP)
Polyethylene (HDPE, LDPE)
21-01-SA-4014

Dynamic Systems Analysis of PET and Olefin Polymers in a Circular Economy

NODE
Technical Thrust
Systems Analysis & Integration
Methods, Tools, & Data
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The goal of this project is to gain a better understanding of how the manufacturing and recycling processes in a plastics circular economy can be configured to minimize energy consumption and greenhouse gas emissions, and provide the greatest benefits economically, and more broadly to society.

project Members
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Michigan technological university logo
RRS resource recycling systems logo
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INL idaho national laboratory logo

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